European funds and financing innovations

Legal assistance covering obtaining European funds and financing innovations is offered by us to entrepreneurs as well as local government entities and public institutions. We provide support at the stage of obtaining, spending, implementing as well as auditing structural funds and Cohesion Fund, also European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.

 

For years, RKKW Law Firm specialists have acquired resources and supported the Clients in implementation of multimillion projects financed from European funds. Practical knowledge of the Community law and mechanisms regulating the process of financing award as well as progress of project implementation, allows us to provide efficient legal support.

 

We represent our Clients also in the appeal and court procedures related to European funds – such as the proceedings concerning negative assessment, return of the funds, reduction in payments or refusal to pay subsidies.

Resources from European funds allow for execution of various important projects. We ensure fully comprehensive assistance, remaining at the Client’s disposal not only while obtaining the financing but also at the stage of project implementation.

Main fields of activity:

  • Monitoring of aid programs and measures;
  • Support in obtaining funds (drafting applications for financing);
  • Assistance provided at the stage of implementation of the co-financed projects (clearing and payments management, assessment of contracts in respect of their compliance with the project; assistance in contacts with the managing authorities, for example in relation to follow-up findings, deficiencies, project modifications);
  • Representation of the Clients in court and appeal procedures;
  • Reviews of suggested settlements, decisions to return subsidies/financial corrections;
  • Drawing up legal opinions related to selected issues in the community and domestic law referring to European funds;
  • Providing opinions on compliance of contracts executed by institutions involved in implementation of operational programmes with the Community and domestic law on public procurement;
  • Preparing and reviewing legislative proposals and project execution system documents related to distribution of the European funds.

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